CLAUDE MONET
Three paintings that in fact are four!

Read about The River-Scene - two paintings in one!
 
See how Monet scraped away, painted over and changed from late afternoon by rose light into bright sunshine.
 
Follow the Evolution of the motif from the first drawings to the matured master-pieces via our River-Scene and its two versions.
 
This painting really turns out to be
The Missing Link!!
 
See and study how we reveal the sensational fact that Garden-Scene in fact is signed! Twice! Try to understand the unbelievable fact that we have found a closed 'archaeological' treasury hidden under the frame since 1899.
 
See how all the the paintings have been treated - once taken down from their stretchers and then piled together. When Suzanne Hoschéde and Alfred Sisley died in 1899, the paintings were saved from destruction. Look at all comparisons with other paintings by Monet and see how all the three paintings fit like "hand in glove" in many, many different ways.

Alfred Sisley original signatures French Exhibition label

Click on the paintings to the right to read more about the reverse of them and it's hidden secrets.

The River Scene - Click for details of the reverse of the painting.


The Garden Scene - Click for details of the reverse of the painting.


The Meadow Scene - Click for details of the reverse of the painting.

=> Important information about the paintings and their provenance!

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